Reported Annual Crime In Closter

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCloster/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime59n/a (estimate)6791,6132,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCloster/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.25.0
Rape0n/a0.016.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.071.486.2
Assault1n/a11.5117.4246.8
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)12208381
Burglary1n/a11.5215.9376.0
Theft49n/a563.81,065.11,594.6
Vehicle theft8n/a92.0123.9228.9
Property crime58n/a (estimate)6671,4052,200
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Closter, NJ is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 58% lower than the average of crimes committed in New Jersey. It is also 74% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Closter, NJ shows a crime rate that is 94% lower than the New Jersey average. The crime rate is also 97% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Closter, NJ is shown to be 52% lower than the New Jersey average and 70% lower than the national average.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Closter is 74% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.86 daily crimes that occur in Closter.
  • Closter is safer than 95% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Closter you have a 1 in 148 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Closter has increased by 64%.

Compare Closter, NJ Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Closter (per 100,000 people)

      The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Closter, NJ on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of New Jersey. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Closter, NJ (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to New Jersey state wide, are 2.38 times less than the state average and 3.80 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Closter, NJ on a daily bases are 18.09 times less than than New Jersey average and 33.08 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Closter, NJ are 2.11 times less than the daily state average and 3.30 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Closter (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in New Jersey and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Closter, NJ? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Closter, NJ has been ranked safer than 93% of other cities in the state of New Jersey. In addition, Closter, NJ is safer than 95% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all New Jersey and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Closter, NJ. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Closter, NJ is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Closter

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Closter is 1 in 8691
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Closter is 1 in 150
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Closter is 1 in 148
      Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Closter, NJ? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Closter, NJ your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 8691. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 150 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Closter, NJ is 1 in 148.

      Year Over Year Crime In Closter (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Closter, NJ is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Closter, NJ has decreased by 48%, while the property crime rate in Closter, NJ has increased by 70% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Closter, NJ has increased by 64% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Closter police department

      ItemClosterNew JerseyNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1814,540558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.15.73.3
      There are a total of 18 Closter police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 62.4% less than the New Jersey average and 34.6% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in New Jersey

      StateTotal offendersNew Jersey /100KNational /100K
      New Jersey4,53954266
      There are a total of 4,539 sex offenders in New Jersey. This yields a total of 54 sex offenders in New Jersey per 100,000 residents which is 80% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Northvale, NJ4,80140101141
      Rockleigh, NJ5881900190
      Park Ridge, NJ8,85434169203
      Montvale, NJ8,2850229229
      Plandome, NY1,22849202251
      Chappaqua, NY1,32849202251
      Tuckahoe CDP, NY1,18849202251
      Closter, NJ8,65012667679

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      Napoleon, OH8,6591701,6391,809
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64180480560
      Closter, NJ8,65012667679
      Source: The Closter, NJ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.